Mrs. Louise Almand Temples

Mrs. Louise Almand Temples passed away on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013.

Louise’s early life was traditional Atlanta. She was born Dec. 12, 1934, at the Station Hospital on Fort McPherson in East Point. Louise graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1952 where she was a cheerleader. She was a member of the East Atlanta Assembly #8 and Grand Worthy Advisor of the Georgia Grand Assembly of the International Order of the Rainbow for Girls in 1954. In 1957, Louise graduated from Agnes Scott College, where she was a member of the Organ Guild, Chi Beta Phi, and the Dolphin Club. During this time, she met her future husband, John, a student at Georgia Tech and member of Kappa Sigma.

Louise resided in Decatur, GA, and was a member of University Heights United Methodist Church for many years. She worked at Southern Bell in Atlanta then later at Gulf Life Insurance in Jacksonville, FL, and Nashville, TN. Later in life, she lived in Woodstock and Newnan, GA.

Louise is preceded in death by her husband, John Hudson Temples Jr., and parents, Alva Hanson & Rubye Harmon Almand Sr. Louise is survived by a brother, Alva H. Almand Jr. & Barbara of Florissant, MO; sister-in-law, Susan Jones & Ev of Wake Forest, NC; four children, John H. Temples III & Patricia of Decatur, Dan Temples & Mia of Woodstock, Ann Temples Lindsey & Rob of Newnan, and Ed Temples & Mikie of Jacksonville, FL; and six grandchildren Cole, Callie, Erin, Hudson, Faith, and Evan. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.higginshillcrestchapel.com.

A 4 p.m. visitation and 5 p.m. memorial service is being held at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel in Newnan today, Nov. 13, officiated by Pastor Scott McInnis of WellSpring Senoia Church. The family requests donations in memory of Louise to the LAM Foundation (thelamfoundation.org). Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, Newnan, 770-253-4723



More Obituaries

Mrs. Imogene Webb

Imogene Webb, 74, of Newnan, passed away on Friday, January 30, 2015, at her residence. She was born in Heard County, GA, to the late Joe Ha ... Read More


Mrs. Iris McKinnon Mullins

Mrs. Iris McKinnon Mullins, age 89, passed away peacefully on January 31, 2015, at The Benton House in Newnan, GA. She was born April 17, 19 ... Read More


Mrs. Rita Gale Turner Emmett

Rita Gale Turner Emmett died peacefully on January 28, 2015, in Lagrange, GA, at the age of 66. Rita is survived by Chris and Wendy Bishop ( ... Read More


Mr. Bobby Shaw

Mr. Bobby Shaw, age 83, of Fairburn passed away January 29, 2015. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elaine Shaw, and is survived by his ... Read More


Col. Willis M. Hodges

Col. Willis M. Hodges, USAF (Ret.) of Newnan passed away Tuesday, January 27, 2015. He is preceded in death by his wife, Betty Hodges, and ... Read More

Mrs. Juanita Moran Yarbrough

Mrs. Juanita Moran Yarbrough, age 71, died January 27, 2015, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. She was born January 16, 1944, and was one of nine ... Read More